H.J.Res. 26: No Congressional Consent for President Donald J. Trump To Accept Foreign Emoluments of Any Kind Whatsoever

Denying congressional consent for President Donald J. Trump to accept any present, Emolument, Office, or Title, of any kind whatever, from any King, Prince, or foreign state throughout the tenure of his Presidency.

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Overview

Introduced:

Jan 10, 2017

Status:

Referred to Committee on Jan 10, 2017

This resolution was assigned to a congressional committee on January 10, 2017, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Marcy Kaptur

Representative for Ohio's 9th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 10, 2017
Length: 5 pages

History

Jan 10, 2017
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Ordered Reported by Committee

 
Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.J.Res. 26 is a joint resolution in the United States Congress.

A joint resolution is often used in the same manner as a bill. If passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and signed by the President, it becomes a law. Joint resolutions are also used to propose amendments to the Constitution.

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